Author Archives: Sashka Ristevska

Novella based on Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” video

The Beastie Boys’s video for “Sabotage” is one of the all-time greats. Not only is the song itself one of the best from the group’s stacked catalog, but Spike Jonze directing MCA, Ad-Rock, and Mike D as they run around in thick mustaches and aviators, playing pretend ‘70s cops, is an eternal delight. A quarter-century after “Sabotage” […]

Showcase: “Subway Art”

It’s a small, harmless-looking, soft cover, just over 100 colorful pages. For better or worse, its contents have become a source of inspiration. It has been pocketed from bookstore shelves, reappearing in crime scene photographs alongside spray cans and markers. The images on its pages have been studied like hieroglyphs and copied on surfaces across […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 6)

See part 5 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Xzibit On Dr. Dre’s Perfectionism

While widely considered a Los Angeles artist, rapper/actor Xzibit spent some of his formative years in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Anyone who’s seen Cops knows how Burque gets down. It’s referred to as the “Wild Wild West” for a reason. Before X discovered Hip Hop, he was heading down a dark road, one littered with violence and drugs. But after […]

Biggie & Tupac – unsolved mysteries

Nick Broomfield explores one of the most pervasive conspiracy theories about the potentially-related deaths of two of hip-hop’s biggest stars and most compelling figures. While the results of Broomfield’s “investigation” into the theory that Suge Knight ultimately arranged the hits that took the lives of two of the genres brightest stars at the heights of their careers […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 5)

See Part 4 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

FOOT LOCKER COMING OUT WITH MICHAEL JORDAN FUNKO POP – In MJ’s 1988 Dunk Contest pose

His Airness Michael Jordan will arrive as Pop! Foot Locker is readying a Funko Pop release of the most famous basketball player of all times. Vinyl Figure 54 inches long, will have the move from his iconic 1988 NBA Dunk Contest pose wearing Air Jordan 3 “Cements” and on a mini-stand.  Retailer FYE had the collectible listed for […]

CONVERSE RELEASES THE LOUIE LOPEZ PRO – the skater’s first signature shoe

Louie Lopez, Converse team skater has joined in the ranks of few, by receiving his own signature sneaker. The Louie Lopez Pro is a mixture of multiple Converse profile to meet Louie’s needs both on and off the skateboard. The outer sole of the sneaker is taken from the classic Chuck Taylor All-Star, and the upper is […]

Street art: 43 incredible examples to inspire you (part 4)

See Part 3 Street art.. most beautiful decoration on the common alleys, concrete buildings, river bridges, railway stations, trains… And it can be found all over the world. Street art comes in varying shapes and forms, from sculptures to“yarn bombing”,  and contains everything from graffiti fonts family to windows display and far more. Here follows […]

Artists Sydney James & Max Sansing are exploring street art ‘s impact on culture & diversity

Artist Sydney James from Detroit and Chicago painter Max Sansing are the main subjects of an personal new video by POW! WOW! Worcester. The clip is approximately five minutes, and the duo relay their unfiltered thoughts on how their artworks are impacting on culture, encouraging diversity, and engaging the youth. During the art installment, both artists painted many mural portraits […]